Italian cycling legend Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76.… Read more
Operations at Shannon Airport in the Republic of Ireland have been temporary suspended after an “incident” involving a Boeing plane.
The airport said emergency services … Read more
A suspect was in custody in Philadelphia early Thursday, hours after a gunman opened fire on police and wounded six officers in an armed standoff.… Read more
Update: Philadelphia police were shot at Wednesday afternoon after responding to a shooting incident in a North Philly neighborhood.
A large police presence responded to … Read more
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt confirms two vessels have been seized by Iranian authorities in the Strait of Hormuz – Updated
Update: British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says two vessels have been seized by Iranian authorities in the Strait of Hormuz.
Hunt said Friday he will … Read more
Prosecutors investigating the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia have issued a bill of indictment for three men suspected of carrying out the October 2017 assassination.… Read more
German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has been tapped to succeed Jean-Claude Juncker and lead the European Commission following marathon negotiations among EU leaders.… Read more
A ‘fire’ on a Russian submarine has left 14 people dead.
The blaze broke out in Russian waters and an investigation into the incident has … Read more
Two people were possibly exposed to the nerve agent sarin at a Facebook Inc mail facility in Silicon Valley which has been evacuated, a local … Read more
A stowaway fell from a plane’s landing gear as it approached Heathrow Airport and was later found dead in a garden.
The man fell from … Read more
A powerful, 6.3-magnitude earthquake has hit the border area between Panama and Costa Rica, with reports of tremors being felt some 500km away in Panama … Read more
Nicolas Sarkozy is set to face trial on charges of corruption and influence peddling after his last appeal was rejected, his lawyer said Wednesday.
Sarkozy … Read more
Egypt’s former president, Mohammed Morsi, who was ousted by the military in 2013, dies in court, state TV says.
The state TV said that the … Read more
The famous Italian author Andrea Camilleri has been admitted to hospital Santo Spirito in Rome, after suffering from a heart attack.
Camilleri is 93.
Originally … Read more
On the defensive after days of huge street protests, Hong Kong’s chief executive is preparing to indefinitely suspend her push to adopt a contentious extradition … Read more
A helicopter crash landed onto the roof of a building in midtown Manhattan and then caught fire on Monday afternoon, authorities said.
One person died … Read more
Laurent Wauquiez succumbs to pressure and resigns as leader of France conservative opposition party after historic defeat in European election
Laurent Wauquiez quits as head of France’s conservative opposition after European election drubbing, France 24 reports.
A week to the day after the historic defeat … Read more
The Government announced that the Libyan Prime Minister will be visiting Malta on Monday.
A brief statement issued by Government states that Prime Minister Fayez … Read more